Associate Professor of Medicine
Co-Director, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center
Director, GI, Hepatology, and Nutrition Fellowship
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
An associate professor of medicine at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Miguel Regueiro, M.D., is also the Head of the Clinical Inflammatory Bowel Disease Program in the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition and Co-Director of the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. He is the Associate Chief for Education and Director of the Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition Fellowship Training Program at the University of Pittsburgh.
Dr. Regueiro’s main clinical and research interest is inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), with a focus on Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. Dr. Regueiro is the principal investigator on several multi-center, international research trials and conducts clinical research that defines the natural course and phenotypes of inflammatory bowel disease. Dr. Regueiro has developed a multidisciplinary IBD Center that operates as a state-of-the-art clinic for patients with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.
Dr. Regueiro received his B.A. at the University of Pennsylvania and earned his medical degree at Hahnemann University. He completed his internal medicine internship and residency, and clinical and research fellowship training in gastroenterology at Harvard Medical School’s Beth Israel Hospital.
Dr. Regueiro holds membership in several professional and scientific societies, including the American Gastroenterological Association, the American College of Gastroenterology, and the Crohn’s Colitis Foundation of America. He has received multiple honors, including the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, the Joan Komblum Memorial Prize for Excellence in Internal Medicine, the Clinical Investigator Training Award from Beth Israel Hospital-Harvard/MIT Health Sciences, the 2002 Crohn’s Colitis Foundation of America Physician of the Year, National Research Excellence in GI disease award 2003, and American Gastroenterology Association Fellow, 2007. In addition, Dr. Regueiro has been an invited lecturer and keynote speaker for national and international seminars and has published many articles, reviews and abstracts in gastroenterology journals.